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Always fancied taking on a challenge for charity? Want to try something different? Here are some exciting adventures, both home and abroad, to consider.

Adventures of a Lifetime 

Global Adventure Challenges offer spectacular opportunities to raise funds for charity and have an adventure of a lifetime. Whether you have a milestone birthday coming up or simply want a new challenge, there are lots of adventures both in the UK and abroad waiting for you. 

If you don’t want to leave the UK, how about a weekend adventure following in the footsteps of the Roman legions by trekking Hadrian’s Wall? Or, you could take on a Trekfest 2018 challenge - the ultimate UK charity challenge in The Peak District, one of the UK’s most stunning National Parks. Interested? More details about Trekfest challenges are on the dedicated Trekfest website.

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You can register online for the 2018 Trekfest Peaks 25km and 50km challenges using the links below:

Peaks 25km challenge Saturday 1 September 2018

Peaks 50km challenge Saturday 1 September 2018

If you prefer to travel further afield there are many international challenges available, from trekking in the Sahara to cycling in India and dog sledding in Lapland. So, whether you love trekking, cycling, motorcycling, rafting or even dog sledding there’s sure to be something to tempt you. Dates are now available for 2018 and for some challenges for 2019! 

There are several new exciting challenges lined up for 2018, including:

  • Grand Canyon to Las Vegas Bike Ride
  • Cycle Burma
  • Cycle Madagascar
  • Iceland Remote Highlands Trek
  • UK Three Peaks
  • Wales End to End Cycle
Registration and other fees apply. For details of these and other exciting challenges visit Global Adventures Challenges 

Find out more about the international challenges available on the Global Adventures website.


Challenge dates and costs to participate vary and details are available on the Global Adventure Challenge website. If you wish to raise funds in aid of Age UK Rotherham through Global Adventure Challenges please choose the self funding option B only.   

More information 

Read more about Global Adventure Challenges on their website. 

Don't forget to tell us about your fundraising - contact Julie Benson, Fundraising Development Officer,

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